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Nikolay Chernyshevsky

Nikolay Gavrilovich Chernyshevsky was a Russian literary and social critic, journalist, novelist, and socialist philosopher, often identified as an utopian socialist and leading theoretician of Russian nihilism. He was the dominant intellectual figure of the 1860s revolutionary movement in Russia, despite spending much of his later life in exile to Siberia, and was later highly praised by Karl Marx, Georgi Plekhanov, and Vladimir Lenin... Read More

Born24 July 1828
Saratov, Saratov Governorate, Russian Empire
Died17 October 1889 (aged 61)
Saratov, Russian Empire
Era19th-century philosophy
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